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Kenneth Krys and Charlotte Caulfield secured a further victory in their long-running litigation with US hedge-fund Farnum Place LLC before the US Second Circuit of Appeals.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
While it is a relatively rare occurrence, circumstances can arise in the life of a trust that lead a trustee to the view that its hands are effectively tied and which potentially put the proper...
Campbells
In Batista, the Grand Court has clarified that the scope of the statutory jurisdiction to grant a freezing order in support of foreign proceedings may extend to a person outside the jurisdiction...
Campbells
The Court was considering a sanction application by which Scheme Supervisors sought authorization to enter into a settlement agreement with a law firm.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Obtaining authorised access to confidential documents in offshore jurisdictions is, in some circles at least, the holy grail of information gathering.
Walkers
The formulation of "an arguable point of law of general public importance which ought to be considered by the Supreme Court at that time" is the same as that applied under the relevant procedural rules to an application for permission to appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council on appeal from the Court of Appeal of Jersey.
Campbells
In a judgment delivered on 16 November 2016 in Primeo Fund (in Official Liquidation) v Bank of Bermuda (Cayman) Ltd & Anor., the Court of Appeal of the Cayman Islands ("CICA") held...
Conyers Dill & Pearman
The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal ruled that using liquidators' powers to obtain extra territorial non-party disclosure was outside the reach of the Cayman Islands Companies Law (2013 Revision).
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Insolvency petitions form part of the regular diet of commercial proceedings seen by the Cayman Island courts.
McGrath Tonner
This long-running case was taken on by Samson & McGrath 4 years ago and we are happy to bring the case to a successful conclusion. The award is an important and life changing settlement for our client.
Maples and Calder
International Mediation Guide 2016
Maples and Calder
Aristos Galatopoulos and Luke Stockdale provide an analysis of recent changes and developments in the area of dispute resolution for the Cayman Islands.
Maples and Calder
The recent Cayman Islands Grand Court decision in Washington Special Opportunity Fund, Inc, stands as a useful reminder that the winding up of a Cayman Islands open-ended mutual fund is a drastic measure, which will not be too readily granted
Mourant Ozannes
Judicial review allows applicants with sufficient interest in a decision or action by a public body to ask the Grand Court (the Court) to review the lawfulness.
Mourant Ozannes
Sir Andrew concluded that the ground for refusing a stay in matters referred to arbitration is that the matter is of such public interest that it cannot be delegated to a private contractual process.
McGrath Tonner
In an unprecedented joint sitting of the two appellate courts, justices have ruled that that the law allowing defendants to be convicted of murder under the principle of 'joint enterprise' has been wrongly interpreted for 30 years.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Due to the timing of the redemption payments, it was the construction of the Companies Law (2007 Revision) (the "Law") that fell to be considered.
Maples and Calder
In this chapter, Dudley Solan, Brian Clarke and Malachi Sweetman provide an overview of the key issues and most important developments in the area of international arbitration for Ireland.
Maples and Calder
The Arbitration Law 2012 (the Law) provides a modern statutory regime based largely on the UNCITRAL Model Law and the English Arbitration Act (1996 Act).
Maples and Calder
The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands has confirmed that limited partnership agreements preventing partners seeking to wind-up the partnership (non-petition clauses) are effective.
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Campbells
In Batista, the Grand Court has clarified that the scope of the statutory jurisdiction to grant a freezing order in support of foreign proceedings may extend to a person outside the jurisdiction...
Campbells
The Court was considering a sanction application by which Scheme Supervisors sought authorization to enter into a settlement agreement with a law firm.
McGrath Tonner
This long-running case was taken on by Samson & McGrath 4 years ago and we are happy to bring the case to a successful conclusion. The award is an important and life changing settlement for our client.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal ruled that using liquidators' powers to obtain extra territorial non-party disclosure was outside the reach of the Cayman Islands Companies Law (2013 Revision).
Walkers
The formulation of "an arguable point of law of general public importance which ought to be considered by the Supreme Court at that time" is the same as that applied under the relevant procedural rules to an application for permission to appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council on appeal from the Court of Appeal of Jersey.
Maples and Calder
International Mediation Guide 2016
McGrath Tonner
In an unprecedented joint sitting of the two appellate courts, justices have ruled that that the law allowing defendants to be convicted of murder under the principle of 'joint enterprise' has been wrongly interpreted for 30 years.
Maples and Calder
Aristos Galatopoulos and Luke Stockdale provide an analysis of recent changes and developments in the area of dispute resolution for the Cayman Islands.
Mourant Ozannes
Sir Andrew concluded that the ground for refusing a stay in matters referred to arbitration is that the matter is of such public interest that it cannot be delegated to a private contractual process.
Maples and Calder
In this chapter, Dudley Solan, Brian Clarke and Malachi Sweetman provide an overview of the key issues and most important developments in the area of international arbitration for Ireland.
Maples and Calder
This decision brings clarity to some longstanding uncertainties about how the above provisions of the Law should be interpreted and applied in practice.
Maples and Calder
In this chapter, Matthew Crawford and Mac Imrie provide an overview of the key issues and most important developments in the area of international arbitration for the Cayman Islands.
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